Before joining SES, Mark held various positions in Finance and Business Development at Belgacom. During his 10 years at the Company, he rapidly evolved from Treasurer, Controller, Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer to Chief Financial Officer. He project led the 2004 EUR 3.5B Belgacom IPO, the first large European TMT IPO since the bursting of the tech bubble in 2001. Prior to Belgacom, he worked for ABN AMRO and for Sanwa Bank as Corporate Account Officer. Mark holds a Masters Degree in Economics from the University of Leuven, Belgium.